Donna trained as a dental nurse in 1998. She then moved to Jersey Channel Islands where she worked in private practice as a dental nurse until 2008. Donna joined Smiles Dental in 2009 as a dental nurse in Smiles Dental O’Connell St and was promoted to Head Nurse in Smiles Dental Tallaght in 2010. Donna then moved to Smiles Dental Blanchardstown when it opened in 2011 as Practice Manager. After having a baby in March 2015 she returned from maternity leave as Practice Manager in our new clinic Smiles Dental Balbriggan.
Pavel graduated from the Faculty of Dentistry at the Medical University of Lodz in Poland. He believes that the patient has the right to be fully informed about their treatment before it begins, and always takes the time to fully explain the treatment. Pawel has a special interest in preventive dentistry and believes prevention is always better than cure.
Pavel joined Smiles Dental Balbriggan early in 2016 and looks forward to helping the people of Balbriggan and beyond keeping their oral health in excellent condition.
Jill O’Donnell is originally from Cork and graduated from University College Cork in 2012. After graduating she completed one year vocational training in Edinburgh . She then spent the next three and a half years in NHS general practice in Scotland. During this time she attained her MFDS with the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh. On returning home to Ireland, Jill joined the Smiles Dental Balbriggan team in January 2017. Jill has an intrest in all aspects of dentistry and has a relaxed and friendly manner whick helps put nervous patients at ease.
Dr Naweed Mahmood
Dr Naweed Mahmood qualified in 2013 from Peninsula Dental School in Plymouth. After spending just over two years working in the UK, he decided to make a move to Ireland to work in Smiles Dental. Naweed is interested in all aspects of dentistry but is particularly interested in aesthetic dentistry. He has shown his commitment to this by completing extra courses in smile design as well as adult orthodontics. Outside of dentistry, Naweed enjoys playing football and is part of a local team and also likes to spend time with his family.